Politics

Adamawa Lawmakers Move To Impeach Governor Murtala Nyako

Following the recent decision of members of the Adamawa State House of Assembly to defect from the All Progressives Party to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The Plot by the members to impeach the governor thickens as the lobbying of lawmakers is said to be ongoing by powerful PDP governors who[Read More…]

APC Alerts Security Agencies On PDP’s Plot To Attack Party’s Secretariat

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State has alerted security agencies in the state to be at alert following an apparent plot by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state to instigate the destruction of its Secretariat and turn around to blame APC for the act. “We[Read More…]

Anambra Elections Petitions Tribunal Adjourns For Judgement; Ngige, Nwoye Want Obiano sacked

By Charles Onyekamuo The Governorship Election petition Tribunal sitting in Awka, the Anambra State capital, yesterday wound up proceedings in the petitions emanating from the November 16, 2013 governorship election. All the petitioners and respondents adopted their addresses. The All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate in the election, Senator[Read More…]

How APC Plots To Stop My Guber Ambition, Using The Judiciary – Fayose Alleges

NAN The Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate in Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, on Friday raised the alarm over alleged plot by the All Progressives Congress to manipulate the judiciary to stop him from contesting the June 21 poll. Addressing journalists in Ado-Ekiti, the legal adviser to the PDP in[Read More…]

2015 Elections: INEC Begins Distribution Of Permanent Voter Cards Friday

The Independent National Electoral Commission will Friday begin the distribution of Permanent Voter Cards in 10 states of the federation. A statement issued  Thursday in Abuja by the Chief Press Secretary to the INEC chairman, Mr. Kayode Idowu, said, the distribution of PVCs would end on Sunday in Taraba, Gombe, Zamfara,[Read More…]

Ayo Fayose Leads Protest Against Jos Bombing

NAN Mr Ayodele Fayose, PDP candidate in June 21 governorship election in Ekiti, on Thursday, led a protest in Ado Ekiti, against the bombing and killings of innocent Nigerians in Jos,. The former governor, led other party chieftains, including the former deputy governor during his tenure, Mrs. Biodun Olujimi, in[Read More…]

Rabiu Kwankwaso Uncultured And Unfit To Govern At Any Level – PDP

The Leadership of Nigeria’s ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has said the Governor of Kano State, Alhaji Rabiu Kwankwaso, is not fit to govern at any level in Nigeria. The party said,“It is very shocking that an elected governor could show his inability to manage his political failures and miscalculations[Read More…]

“APC Is The Major Beneficiary Of Terrorism” PDP Criticises Party For Holding Political Rally In Ekiti

The PDP National Working Committee (NWC), has criticised the All Progressives Congress (APC) for holding political rally in Ekiti a day after the May 20 twin bomb explosions in Jos. Mr Olisa Metuh, National Publicity Secretary of the party, at a news briefing on Wednesday in Abuja, said the APC[Read More…]

Boko Haram: Northern Governors Urge Security Agencies To Scale Up Surveillance

NAN The Northern States Governors Forum on Monday called on security agencies working to contain the activities of the dreaded Boko Haram sect to scale up surveillance in the north. Chairman of the forum and Gov. Babangida Aliyu of Niger, who made the call in Minna, added that “security agencies must[Read More…]

4 APC Lawmakers Defect To PDP In Edo

NAN Some All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftains, including four House of Assembly members, on Monday defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). ? The lawmakers are: Patrick Osayimwen, Oredo East; Friday Ogierhiakhi, Orhionmwon South; Jude Idehen, Ikpoba-okha; and Rasaq Momoh, Etsako Constituency 1. Other chieftains are: Mr Osagie Ize-Iyamu, a former[Read More…]